Poovar, India

Travel Blogs from Poovar

Poovar Travel Blogs (3)
Tuticorin and further South, Poovar, India travel blog

Tuticorin and further South

A travel blog entry by dijoh2o


... born in Ceylon in 1754. He passed away in Tuticorin in 1824, a few months before the transfer of Dutch possessions in India to the British. On his tombstone is a poem in Dutch: “Hoe zeer gij werd bemind, hoe diet geschat voorheen. Hoe ...

Backwater-Trip für Einsteiger / Kerala Backwaters, Poovar, India travel blog

Backwater-Trip für Einsteiger / Kerala Backwaters

A travel blog entry by agga


... auch als Ziel für Touristen. Nach ungefähr 45 min. Fahrt sehen wir einen riesigen Sandstrand vor uns - die Sandbank von Poovar, eine der zahlreichen Stellen an denen die Backwaters in das Arabische Meer münden. Unser Guide legt an, und wir halten uns ...

Kanyakumari: the Indian Brighton, Poovar, India travel blog

Kanyakumari: the Indian Brighton

A travel blog entry by dijoh2o


... one of the great Hindu reformers. He came here in 1892 and sat on the rock, meditating, before setting out as one of India's most important religious crusaders. To the beach   To get to the temple and the statue would have required a few hours ...